Offer it up: Letting God Redeem Your Pain

As Catholics, we believe that Christ invites us to unite our suffering with His Passion and that, when we do this, our suffering takes on redemptive power.

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On the Journey: Pursuing my Vocation

“You will be the priest, or the groom at my daughter’s wedding.” My friend’s mother told me moments before jumping behind the wheel of the car and moving 400 miles away.

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Answers to Every Question You’ve Ever Wanted to Ask a Religious Sister

There were two routes of discernment for me. The first, grasping at what I thought I wanted. The second, surrendering and receiving where Jesus was leading me.

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Please Stop Trash-Talking Yourself

All of us, at some time or another, struggle with an inner voice that is critical, negative and even harsh.

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Witnessing to a World that is Waiting

I believe that the best feeling in the world is getting some good news to distract you from studying. One time in college, while studying with some friends, we’d reached a point where we were spending more time on our phones than our upcoming test and I got a text […]

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Food for Body & Soul: Honoring God by How You Eat

When we nourish our bodies with good food, we are affirming the dignity we have as children of God and preparing ourselves to carry out the work of God here on Earth.

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5 Texts You Should NOT Send if You Want to Grow in Virtue

The great power we have is at the tip of our fingers. We can say anything we want and not have to say it to someone’s face.

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All is Gift… Even Discernment

God doesn’t want you to follow a map. God wants you to follow Him.

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How NOT to Discern

Big V Vocation is for all of us. We each have a divine calling written on our hearts, a life through which we reach heaven and lead others there, too.

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When Tolerance isn’t Enough

Love, unlike tolerance, is uncomfortable. It can’t be content with just anything. It intends to wreck a life that has become content with self-destruction.

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